Modern Organocatalyzed Methods in Carbohydrate Chemistry

  • Rainer Mahrwald

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Molecular Science book series (BRIEFSMOLECULAR)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-v
  2. Rainer Mahrwald
    Pages 1-5
  3. Rainer Mahrwald
    Pages 7-34

About this book


This brief presents a valuable and concise overview of organocatalytic methodologies in carbohydrate chemistry. It includes glycosylation processes with de novo syntheses of carbohydrates and chain elongation of carbohydrates. The author, an academic of international distinction, goes on to make comparisons between traditional organic and metalorganic transformations.


C-c Bond Formation Processes C-glycosides Carbohydrate Chemistry Glycosylation Metal Catalyzed Reactions Organocatalyzed Reactions Total synthesis of carbohydrates

Authors and affiliations

  • Rainer Mahrwald
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryHumboldt UniversityBerlinGermany

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